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Economy Adds 146,000 Jobs In November, Unemployment To 7.7 Percent

By Travis Waldron  

"Economy Adds 146,000 Jobs In November, Unemployment To 7.7 Percent"


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The American economy added 146,000 jobs in November and the unemployment rate fell to 7.7 percent, according to the latest data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Analysts had expected 85,000 jobs to be created. The 7.7 percent unemployment rate is the lowest it has been since December 2008.

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